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Preparing Your Deck for Summer Get-Togethers - Time to dust off your deck and outdoor furniture because the season of backyard barbeques and get-togethers is back! Preparing your deck for summer and ensuring it’s ready to go is essential for keeping your backyard gatherings safe. Keep an eye on the weather for non-rainy days and set aside some time to prepare your …
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5 Signs You Need a New Roof - The decision to replace your roof is a big one and you may find yourself wondering if it’s worth it. There are many reasons to get a new roof including wanting a different aesthetic, updating an old roof, or replacing a roof that’s damaged. So if you’re contemplating whether to freshen your roof along with …
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Should You Move or Remodel? - When it comes to what to do when you are unhappy with aspects of your home, the answer is not always a simple one. At times the answer to the question ‘should I relocate?’ may actually be ‘renovate’ instead!  And, vice versa. So, how do you know when it is better to move or to …
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Why You Should Choose Diamond Kote Siding - As siding technology continues to evolve the options may seem endless to homeowners looking for an upgrade. As dozens of materials and styles have become available in the last few decades, how can you decide which is right for your home? At E&E Contracting we have been installing siding for almost 30 years, and use …
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How to Choose the Right Siding Material For Your Home - If you are building a new home or upgrading your siding the options can be a bit overwhelming. There are dozens of options available, each promising durability, cost effectiveness, and style. At E&E we have decades of experience with a variety of different siding types, and have learned which work best for different durability and …
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Key Benefits of Residential Roof Inspections - How long has it been since your roof was inspected? If it’s been a while, your roof may have damage that you don’t know about, which could be detrimental to your home and property. Ideally, you should get a professional roof inspection once a year, and also after major storms. Here are some of the …
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Fall Home Maintenance Checklist - When the weather cools down and the leaves begin to fall, it’s critical to get your home ready for the chilly temperatures ahead. Performing regular maintenance can help you avoid permanent damage and expensive repairs down the road. Here are a few home fall home maintenance tips and tasks that will ensure that your home …
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How to Choose an Exterior Remodeling Contractor - Have you determined that your home is due for some exterior remodeling? If so, now it’s time to decide who will do the job for you. Hiring the right exterior remodeling contractor is crucial, but finding one doesn’t have to be difficult. Check out our tips for selecting a trustworthy contractor so that when it’s …
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Fiber Cement Siding Vs. Engineered Wood Siding - With the evolution of engineered and synthetic siding materials, homeowners are presented with more durable alternatives to traditional wood siding. In this blog post we will cover two of our favorite wood siding alternatives, fiber cement siding and engineered wood siding.  Before we get into the comparison, let’s take a look at what makes up …
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5 Reasons Replacement Windows Should be Your Next Home Project - When it comes to home renovations, most people’s minds go to glamorous updates like kitchen and bathroom remodels, but ignore updates essential to the home’s looks and efficiency. Replacement windows are the unsung hero of home renovations, and in this blog we will provide 5 reasons why replacement windows should be your next home renovation …